France's Japan Expo Award Winners Announced

posted on by Egan Loo
Bakuman, Maid Sama, Drops of God, Black Butler, Code Geass, Ikigami, Summer Wars honored

The winners of this year's Japan Expo Awards were announced in Paris on Thursday:

Manga Category

Best Shōnen: Bakuman.
Best Shōjo: Maid Sama
Best Seinen: Drops of God
Best Release: A Distant Neighborhood Special Edition

Anime Category

Best Series Adaptation of Manga: Black Butler
Best Original Series: Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion R2
Best Release: The Vision of Escaflowne

Asian Film Category

Best Live-Action Film: Ikigami
Best Animated Film: Summer Wars
Best Release: Professor Layton and the Eternal Diva

Videogame Category

Best Home Console Videogame: Naruto Shippuden Ultimate Ninja Storm 2
Best Portable Console Videogame: Kingdom Heart - Birth by Sleep

J-Music Category

Best Group/Artist: Aural Vampire
Best Album: Microcosm

Awards of Honor

Nobuteru Yuki
Yumiko Igarashi

[Via Manga News]

Update: "Album" typo fixed. Thanks, QuinnM.

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